The '''Worcester Art Museum''', also known by its acronym
'''WAM''', houses over 35,000 works of art dating from antiquity to the present day, representing cultures from all over the world. The WAM opened in 1898 in Worcester, Massachusetts
, and is the second largest art museum
in New England
The WAM also has a café, museum shop, library, and a year-round roster of classes for children and adults.